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Robert D. Ray

Robert D. RayAKA Robert Dolph Ray

Born: 26-Sep-1928
Birthplace: Des Moines, IA
Died: 8-Jul-2018
Location of death: Des Moines, IA
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, Resthaven Cemetery, West Des Moines, IA

Gender: Male
Religion: Christian
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Politician
Party Affiliation: Republican

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Governor of Iowa, 1969-83

Military service: US Army (1946-48)

Father: Clark Ray (accountant)
Mother: Mildred Dolph
Wife: Billie Lee Hornberger (m. 1951, until his death, three daughters)
Daughter: Randi Watson
Daughter: Lu Ann Newland
Daughter: Victoria Carlson

    High School: Theodore Roosevelt High School, Des Moines, IA (1946)
    University: BA Business, Drake University (1952)
    Law School: Drake University (1954)
    Trustee: Drake University
    President: Drake University

    Governor of Iowa (16-Jan-1969 to 14-Jan-1983)
    George W. Bush for President
    National Coalition on Health Care Board of Directors
    Sigma Alpha Epsilon Fraternity
    Omicron Delta Kappa Honor Society
    Alpha Kappa Psi Business Fraternity
    Delta Theta Phi Law Fraternity
    American Bar Association
    Cholecystectomy (Aug-1970)

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